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Sickte Comprehensive Municipality(Germany)

Samtgemeinde Sickte, Landkreis Wolfenbüttel , Niedersachsen

Last modified: 2020-12-05 by klaus-michael schneider
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[Samtgemeinde Sickte flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 26 Sep 2007 See also:

Sickte Comprehensive Municipality

Sickte Comprehensive Municipality Flag

It is a green-yellow horizontal bicolour with arms slightly shifted to the hoist.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider,

Sickte Comprehensive Municipality Banner

[Samtgemeinde Sickte vertical flag] image by Jörg Majewski, 26 Sep 2007

It is a green-yellow vertical bicolour with arms shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider,

Sickte Comprehensive Municipality Coat of Arms

[Samtgemeinde Sickte CoA] image by Jörg Majewski, 26 Sep 2007

Shield Or, a linden leaf Vert, superimposed by a sword Argent in bend.
Meaning:
The charges are reminding on a Medieval court of justice. The sessions took place under a linden tree, which was cut in 1941 due its bad condition. The sword was an instrument of execution of the people, being sentenced to death.
Sources: Arnold Rabbow: "Neues Braunschweigisches Wappenbuch", Braunschweig 2003 and Main State Archives of Hannover
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020

The arms were approved on 13 May 1964 and confirmed on 13 February 1974. Flag and banner were never approved officially.
Jörg Majewski, 26 Sep 2007


Dettum Municipality

[Dettum municipal colours] image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020
municipal colours

The municipality has no proper flag nor banner, just colours. A flag is not in use.
Source: 2(2) of the local Hauptsatzung, version 3 July 2012, information confirmed by Mr. Liborius from the administration of the comprehensive municipality on 3 December 2020
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020


Erkerode Municipality

Erkerode Flag

[Erkerode municipal flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 27 Sep 2007

It is a blue-yellow-blue horizontal triband. The arms are in the middle of the yellow stripe.
Source: this online catalogue
Jörg Majewski, 27 Sep 2007

Erkerode Banner

[Erkerode municipal banner] image by Jörg Majewski, 27 Sep 2007

It is a blue-yellow-blue vertical triband. The arms are in the yellow stripe and shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Jörg Majewski, 27 Sep 2007

Erkerode Coat of Arms

[Erkerode CoA] image by Jörg Majewski, 27 Sep 2007

Shield Argent a cross patty Sable, mantled Azure, at dexter charged with an ammonite Or, at sinister with a watermill's wheel Or.
Meaning:
The ammonite is alluding to the limestone quarries on the edge of the Elm Mountains, the millwheel to the watermill's alongside the Wabe Creek. The black cross is alluding to a former commandery of the Teutonic Order in Lucklum.
Sources: Arnold Rabbow: "Neues Braunschweigisches Wappenbuch", Braunschweig 2003 and Main State Archives of Hannover
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020

Flag, banner and arms were adopted on 24 September 1985.
Jörg Majewski, 27 Sep 2007


Evessen Municipality

Evessen Flag

[Evessen municipal flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 28 Sep 2007

It is a green-white-green horizontal triband. The arms are in the white stripe and slightly shifted to the hoist.
Source: this online catalogue
Jörg Majewski, 28 Sep 2007

Evessen Banner

[Evessen municipal banner] image by Jörg Majewski, 28 Sep 2007

It is a green-white-green vertical triband. The arms are in the white stripe and shifted to the top.
Source: this online catalogue
Jörg Majewski, 28 Sep 2007

Evessen Coat of Arms

[Evessen CoA] image by Jörg Majewski, 28 Sep 2007

Shield Argent, a linden tree proper on top of a mountain issuant Vert, charged with an ammonite Argent
Meaning:
The charges are referring to the Elm Mountains and its petrifactions and limestone quarries.
Sources: Arnold Rabbow: "Neues Braunschweigisches Wappenbuch", Braunschweig 2003 and Main State Archives of Hannover
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020

Flag, banner and arms were approved on 5 January 1977.
Jörg Majewski, 28 Sep 2007


Sickte Municipality

[(Samt)Gemeinde Sickte flag] 3:5 image by Jörg Majewski, 26 Sep 2007
common flag of comprehensive municipality and municipality

The municipality shares the symbols of the comprehensive municipality.
Source: information confirmed by Mr. Liborius from the administration of the comprehensive municipality on 3 December 2020
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020


Veltheim upon Ohe Municipality

Veltheim Flag

[Veltheim upon Ohe municipal flag] 3:5 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020

It is a green-white horizontal bicolour with centred arms.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020

Veltheim Banner

[Veltheim upon Ohe municipal banner] 5:2 image by Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020

It is a green-white vertical bicolour with centred arms.
Source: this online catalogue
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020

Veltheim Coat of Arms

Shield Vert, a tower embattled issuant Argent, charged with a piece of a linden branch Vert with two leaves.
Meaning:
The tower is probably alluding to the local castle, the linden to the Elm Mountains.
Source: German WIKIPEDIA
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020

Flag and banner are used unofficially without approval.
Klaus-Michael Schneider, 3 Dec 2020


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